Owner/Camera Operator/Steadicam Operator
Nikk has been a well-‐established professional Camera Operator and Steadicam Owner/ Operator for the past 16 years. He has worked on both feature films and reality shows for production companies such as Lionsgate, Grindhouse Entertainment Group, A&E, TruTv, and the FYI Network. In addition, he has worked on countless music videos, commercials, and Live concerts. Within his knowledge base, Nikk has given workshops and spoken as a guest lecturer and instructor at Miami University. He is the former President of The Southern Ohio Filmmakers Association (SOFA).
His passion for lighting and camera operation (from 8,16 and 35mm film to digital) has grown to learn as much as possible to continue the fine craft of this art. Having humble beginnings, he is open to share what he has learned on his journey to teach both on and off the set, providing the proper education for those coming up through the ranks as a student or working on a first production.
Nikk is also an active member of The Society Of Camera Operator’s (SOC) and The Steadicam Operator’s Association (SOA). He is always up for a new challenge and is not afraid to try or learn new things and techniques. Nikk prides himself on his work and the contributions he can make to his peers to keep the spirit alive and keep going and learning!!!